As we all know, hair loss is one of the effects of old age. There are some football personalities whom we have identified with baldness, who used to carry different hair styles in their youth unlike what we are used to now. It will take an old football fan to know that the likes of Pep Guardiola, Iniesta, Zidane, Thierry Henry, Wayne Rooney and Arjen Robben all used to have lots of hair on their heads.
Spain defeated the Italian national team by 2 goals to 1 in the UEFA Nations league semi final at the San Siro. One player who has been on the lips of everyone is Pablo Martins Paez Gavira popularly known as Gavi. The young Barcelona midfielder became the youngest ever player to represent the Spanish national team at just 17 years 62 days.
1. Fernadinho (Manchester City), 36 years The Manchester City captain may be playing in his last season at the club. His has a contract with the club that expires by the end of the current season and it seems Guardiola has already found a replacement for him.
1. Dani Alves - 42 Trophies The Brazilian is one of the lucky football players in the history of football. Dani Alves has played for top clubs in Europe. Alves played for Barcelona, Paris-Saint-German, Juventus, and so on. He has won a total of 42 trophies throughout his football career.
Currently, Leo Messi's departure from Barcelona is no longer a surprise. Despite speculations that he was about to sign a new contract with Barcelona after reaching an agreement, the deal fell through due to financial and structural hurdles, as indicated by Spanish Liga regulations. Meanwhile, Andres Iniesta, a former Barcelona player, forecasted what would happen to the team if Messi left.
When football players play a match, it is statistically proven that players actually have the ball for about 3 minutes on average but the most important thing is that, what do they do during those 87 minutes when they do not have the ball. According to Johan Cruyff, what a player does during those 87 minutes is what determines whether that player is good or not.
It's no longer news that Barcelona's world-class striker, Lionel Messi has finally left Barcelona after spending 21 years with the club. The Spanish giant could not renew his contract at the club because of their huge financial difficulties. However, many notable personalities have shared their good wishes and regards to the Argentine forward following his exit at the club.
The mark of any great football player is not his skills set, but his trophy cabinet. These three footballer players are among the most decorated football players of all time. They all started their blissful careers at Barcelona as teenagers where they broke old records and set new ones before departing.
Cristiano Ronaldo is now the fifth highest paid footballer after returning to Manchester United. Ronaldo to receive pay cut at Manchester United, Cristiano Ronaldo is now behind Messi, Neymar, Iniesta and Oscar in terms of footballers with the highest salaries. Messi, a six-time Ballon d'Or winner who joined PSG as a free player, tops the list as he will return home with € 35million a year.
Barcelona legend, Andres Iniesta says the possibility of seeing Lionel Messi at Camp Nou with another shirt will be difficult for the club and their supporters to bear. The 37-year-old Vissel Kobe captain and central midfielder made this observation while reacting to Messi's exit from Barcelona after 21 eventful and fruitful years with the Catalan giants.
Barcelona star, Lionel Messi is no longer a Barcelona player, after the giant La Liga team failed to make room for the Argentine star on their salary scale. Lionel Messi who was willing to take a pay-cut will not be playing for Barcelona in the coming season because the Spanish club was affected by La Liga's salary structure and rules.
10 Mesut Ozil (120 Million) Mesut Ozil, a professional German footballer, plays as an attacking midfielder. He is known for creativity, skills and good passes. The German player is known as one of the best midfielder of all time. Ozil left Arsenal for Fenerbahçe in this year.
The Manchester City coach, Pep Guardiola has been known for his decisive and unpredictable approach to every matches since he began his senior managerial career with Barcelona, where he achieved a lot with the likes of Messi, Xavi, Iniesta, Pedro, Bosquet, Pique and Alves.
Manchester United thrashed Leeds United 5-1 today in the first round of Premier League games. The chemistry and class of Bruno Fernades and Paul Pogba contributed largely to the big win. Pogba and Fernandes formed a nice partnership in the Manchester United midfield. Pogba got 4 assists while Fernandes got 3 goals.
Ballon d'or has always been a controversial award as it overlooks the achievements of midfielder, defender and the goalkeepers, and only takes into consideration the performance of forwards. That is why there is are many great players who have not win the award, great players like Buffon, Neuer, Maldini, Ramos, Xavi, Iniesta etc.
If Jorginho deserves a place in the Ballon D'or final 30, then Xavi and Iniesta should have won one.
The Chelsea and Italy midfielder was listed among the final 30 nominees for the 2021 Ballon D'or. The former Napoli playmaker was rewarded for his impressive showing for club and country this season, which saw him won three different trophies in year 2021. Since his nomination, a section of fans across the World have spoken about the decision to include Jorginho in the final 30 of 2021 Ballon D'or award ahead of some footballers who seems to have a better year than the Chelsea midfielder.
Since the news broke out on Thursday that Lionel Messi will no longer be playing at Barcelona, a lot of fans and football icons have taken to social media express their feelings concerning the issue. Spanish International, Andres Iniesta recently took to his Instagram page to address Lionel Messi, as the 37 year-old had nothing but positive things to say about his former team-mate.
They played collectively for Barcelona for 14 years, triumphing the whole thing the club recreation has to offer on a couple of occasions. Both have now left the Catalan membership — however former midfield fashionable Andres Iniesta, who joined Japan’s Vissel Kobe three years in the past, says it is going to be hard to peer Leo Messi play for every other crew.
It is no longer a rumor that Messi,the Barcelona star as moved down to Paris and signed a two years deal for his new club However, The Barcelona icon (iniesta) says he can't fathom seeing the Argentinian star play for any other club It is a good and joyous transfer for Psg while It is such and awkward transfer for barcelona, because they had no choice than to release him to another club because of the financial crisis the club had.
The news of Messi leaving Camp Nou is still unbelievable to some of Barcelona's Followers who still can't recover from the shock of having to see Messi play from the other side. One of his former teammates, Iniesta have shown his concern for the former Barcelona player's exit.